2018 Summer Survival Guide

The StrollerTraffic editors have scoured the web to find the best stuff for the hot season, from sunscreen and sand toys to handy travel gear and shady sun hats. Happy sunshine, happy saltwater, happy shopping! Shop the Summer Survival Guide...

Little Baby, Big World

It's true. Today's parents have more resources at their fingertips than ever before (hello, smartphone). But we’re also tasked with a big responsibility—raising little minds to make sense of a complex, diverse, and connected world.  But when all your parenting energy...

It’s (All) In The (Diaper) Bag.

When it comes to managing the schlep, the right bag makes all the difference.  Bag too small? The laws of physics say you'll inevitably need the one thing you remove to make it zip. Bag too big? Good luck finding those wipes. But finding the right bag, with a few key...

The Great Hunt For The Ultimate Playground Shoe

We've spent the summer hitting every park, playground, sandbox and splash pad we could find (in part) for a noble cause: to find the comfiest, sturdiest, most stylish shoes for busy feet.  We swiped left for the shoes that lived up to their promise: quick-drying,...

Little Baby, Big World

It's true. Today's parents have more resources at their fingertips than ever before (hello, smartphone). But we’re also tasked with a big responsibility—raising little minds to make sense of a complex, diverse, and connected world.  But when all your parenting energy...

It’s (All) In The (Diaper) Bag.

When it comes to managing the schlep, the right bag makes all the difference.  Bag too small? The laws of physics say you'll inevitably need the one thing you remove to make it zip. Bag too big? Good luck finding those wipes. But finding the right bag, with a few key...

The Great Hunt For The Ultimate Playground Shoe

We've spent the summer hitting every park, playground, sandbox and splash pad we could find (in part) for a noble cause: to find the comfiest, sturdiest, most stylish shoes for busy feet.  We swiped left for the shoes that lived up to their promise: quick-drying,...

2018 Summer Survival Guide

The StrollerTraffic editors have scoured the web to find the best stuff for the hot season, from sunscreen and sand toys to handy travel gear and shady sun hats. Happy sunshine, happy saltwater, happy shopping! Shop the Summer Survival Guide...

Because Idle Hands Don’t Have The Best Rep.

Keep kids busy (and screen free!) on-the-go with Go Happy, a travel tray that creates space for kids to eat, create, and play on-the-go.  The rubberized bottom and included strap ensures the tray stays put, while food grade silicon makes for a clean, grippy play-and-eat surface. $39.50, at gohappykids.com.

Milk-Making 101: Getting Started With Breastfeeding

Sponsored by Milkmakers While expecting my first child, a friend (name withheld to protect her well-intentioned soul) told me that breastfeeding would be an amazing experience. Her take on it went something like this: “It’s so convenient. You’ll save so much money....

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The What, Why, And How Of Music Therapy

Stop what you are doing and tell us what you hear. It’s probably safe to guess that some sort of music is within earshot. Whether it’s your current playlist providing background noise, a TV jingle, or a child’s toy providing the tunes, music really is all around us....

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This Will Be The Talk Of The Baby Shower.

Developed and curated by a Stanford pediatrician, Modern Mommy Doc Newborn Gift Boxes are as chic as they are practical, generously stocked with essentials like swaddles, teethers, clothing, and shoes from some of the best brands in the business.  Available in boy, girl, and gender neutral and start at $99. At modernmommydoc.com.

Save The Leaks.

Lacti-Cups fit in your bra, just like traditional nursing pads, but collect breast milk leaks throughout the day, instead of just absorbing it. Save the milk, freeze it, or feed it to your baby. $22.99, available at lacti-cups.com.

Because Out-Of-The-Ordinary Is More Fun

Kodomo (it means child in Japanese) has reinvented children’s clothing. The styles are hand-picked for playfulness, and go far beyond the traditional ‘just pink for girls and blue for boys’ box. Bonus: Designers are hand-picked for their ethics and business practices. Available at kodomoboston.com.

This One’s For The Goal-Getters.

Vitagene uses science, along with a person’s DNA and ancestry, to create a personal wellness plan tailored to each person’s genes, lifestyle and goals. And we are all for being the healthiest you for your precious babe. Starting at $79, available at vitagene.com.